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Nollywood Actor, Mela dies from unknown illness


A quick check on the Facebook page of the Benue-born entertainer showed that he had in November posted that he went through hell.

A fast-rising Nollywood actor, fashion designer and model, David Mela is reportedly dead.

He died last night battling an unknown illness.


Friends of the actor have flooded his social media page to wish him farewell.

A friend, Itz Atagher Hardin Pee while lamenting over his death, wrote: โ€œHard to believe youโ€™re gone sir, but Indeed youโ€™ve part away from us! Iโ€™m in deep grieve& my heart is pained, to say!Ripโ€ฆ Mela David Mela Mela david melaโ€

He didnโ€™t give details of what he went through but his friends were sending him words of encouragements in the need not to give up.

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Some of his posts also suggested that he suffered betrayal by friends.


He wrote, โ€œBeen through hell but Iโ€™m still here. How is everyone.โ€

โ€œIโ€™m so tired of being nice when I can be your worst nightmare. Mad people only in Lagosโ€

David Mela